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Whirlpool of Flesh

Suna no ue no shokubutsu-gun

Directed by Kô Nakahira
Japan, 1964
Drama, Cult

Synopsis

In a series of films from the mid 1960s, Nakahira attempted to explore the dark side of love and sexuality. The most intensive and most beautiful of these is WHIRLPOOL OF FLESH, which takes the story of the marriage between Professor Keikichi and barwoman Sugako as its theme.

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Whirlpool of Flesh Directed by Kô Nakahira